Baker’s Falls

Baker’s Falls is one of the widest in Sri Lanka, consisting of many little streams rushing down a rock face. Only a bit of a hike away from Horton Plains, this is an easy waterfall to visit. Beware that when it has rained the entire area becomes very slippery. The greenery is very pretty in […]

Laxapana Falls

Laxapana is one of the most important waterfalls in Sri Lanka. It forms part of the source of energy for the water plant of the same name. Quite easy to get to by car and only requires a bit of a hike, Laxapana is a misty wonder over a deep base pool. The location of […]

Bambarakanda Falls

Bambarakanda is the tallest waterfall in Sri Lanka, towering at 263 meters over the base pool. There is no access to the pool but the downpour can be seen from a little road that climbs up the hill. Bambarakanda looks at its most impressive after the rains but is even harder to get to due […]

Bopath Ella

Bopath Ella is a favorite for it’s unique shape. The name Bopath means, Bo leaf. The Bo tree is the sacred tree of Buddhism and very important in the island. Bopath Ella resembles a Bo leaf with its thin short stream that opens up to a wider fall towards the bottom. Bopath Ella is quite […]

Kandy City Tour

The center of Kandy is pleasant, a neatly laid out town of colonial buildings, shops and delicious restaurants. There are many delicious fresh fruit stalls, vegetables, fish and piles of fragrant spices. The action and the sensory excitement of the market is fantastic. Kandy has plenty of dining options and no trip would be the […]

Colombo City

Colombo has been Sri Lanka’s capital up to recent times spread along the shore of the Indian Ocean for some miles; and the place where business and commerce begin and end. A drive through the city will take you to Colombo’s most fashionable residential district – the Cinnamon Gardens and the Pettah, the historic Devatgahaha […]

Ambewela Dairy Farm – Nuwaraeliya

Ambewela is a small town with a hill station, located in the Nuwara Eliya District of Sri Lanka. The area is also sometimes called “Little New Zealand”. The climatic and economical conditions in Ambewela make it an ideal location for dairy farming, hence the country’s only milk powder factory is situated in this area. The […]

Polonnaruwa Ancient City

216 km’s from Colombo, was the capital of the island during the medieval period. Polonnaruwa is most famous for its well-preserved city of ancient dagobas, moonstones, beautiful parks, massive buildings and stunningly beautiful statues. The majestic King’s Council Chamber, the Lotus Bath, the Lanka Thilaka Viharaya, the Gal Viharaya (rock temple) and the statue of […]

Koneshwaram Temple – Trincomalee

Is also known as Tirukoneswaram Kovil (Hindu temple) which is situated on top of Swami Rock. This temple is dedicated to the Hindu God Shiva, and it is one out of five such temples situated around Sri Lanka. It is believed that this Kovil has been in existence since 2500 years ago, and was renovated […]

Buduruwagala – Wellawaya

Buduruwagala is an ancient Buddhist temple in Sri Lanka. The complex consists of seven statues and belongs to the Mahayana school of thought. The statues date back to the 10th century. The gigantic Buddha statue still bears traces of its original stuccoes robe and a long streak of orange suggests it was once brightly painted. […]

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